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Jul 12, 2018
Mumbai rains: A tale of stranded citizens, crippled infrastructure, and help from unexpected quartersA look at how citizens, public officials and disaster response teams dealt with stranded passengers, flooded roads and cancelled trains during Mumbai rains
Jun 25, 2018
Vehicles ferrying Amarnath pilgrims to get radio-frequency tags; joint control room for security forces to come upAmid heightened threat from terrorists, the government has decided to monitor each vehicle carrying Amarnath pilgrims with radio frequency (RF) tag and it will set up a joint control room for close coordination among different security agencies besides the army, officials said on Monday.
Jun 18, 2018
Kozhikode landslide claims 13 lives: Kerala government to probe if check dam triggered incidentThe Kerala government has ordered a probe to ascertain whether a private check dam atop a hill caused the massive landslide in Kattipara in Kozhikode district killing 13 people
Jun 16, 2018
North East floods: NDRF rescues over 3,600 people from Tripura, Assam; 10 teams stationed in affected regionsThe NDRF has rescued over 3,600 people from flood-affected region of Tripura and Assam. Rescue teams have been positioned in many district of the two states
Jun 15, 2018
Tripura floods kill three, render thousands homeless; NDRF teams distribute relief material, medical aidThe flood situation in Tripura deteriorated with the rain-fed Khowai river inundating fresh areas rendering thousands homeless and damaging roads and crops
Jun 07, 2018
Mumbai lashed by monsoon's first heavy rainfall: Hindmata junction flooded, BMC cancels leaves of senior officialsWith the India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicting "heavy to very heavy" rainfall along the Maharashtra coast, including Mumbai, over this weekend, the BMC is preparing itself to prevent and tackle monsoon-related disasters.
Jan 27, 2018
Himachal Pradesh CM Jai Ram Thakur calls on Rajnath Singh, seeks NDRF battalion in stateHimachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Saturday called on Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and sought sanction for an NDRF battalion.
Jan 21, 2018
CISF DG to OP Singh take charge as Uttar Pradesh's Director General of Police by TuesdayCentral Industrial Security Force (CISF) Director General OP Singh is likely to take charge as Uttar Pradesh's Director General of Police by Tuesday, an official said on Sunday.
Jan 13, 2018
Rajkot: Three girls killed, 15 others injured after fire breaks out during religious eventThree teenage girls were killed and 15 others injured after a fire broke out during a religious event near Rajkot in Gujarat, an official said on Saturday.
Dec 04, 2017
Cyclone Ockhi: Maharashtra schools and colleges to be shut today; BMC issues advisory against beach visitsAs Cyclone Ockhi moves towards Maharashtra and Gujarat, Maharashtra education minister Vinod Tawde announced that schools and colleges in Mumbai Metropolitan Region, Sindhudurga, Thane, Raigad and Palghar districts will remain shut on Tuesday.